ERIC Number: ED332856
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1991-Mar
Reference Count: N/A
Directory of Services: Federal Agencies and Non-Federal Organizations Providing Services to Migrant and Seasonal Farmworkers and Their Families.
Office of Elementary and Secondary Education (ED), Washington, DC. Migrant Education Programs.
This directory promotes better coordination among agencies and organizations that serve migrant and seasonal farmworkers (MSFWs) and their families. The U.S. Department of Agriculture, the U.S. Department of Education, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, the U.S. Department of Justice, and the U.S. Department of Labor all provide services to MSFWs. Descriptions of federal programs within these agencies include the following entries: (1) services provided; (2) statutory authority and regulations; (3) contact person and address; (4) total federal funds for fiscal year 1990 and 1991; (5) total estimated federal funds; (6) agencies administering the program; (7) definition of eligible migrants; and (8) program publications and directories. Similar information is provided for national non-federal organizations that provide services to MSFWs. The following sections are included in the appendices: (1) publications and directories about the Special Supplemental Food Program for Women, Infants and Children; (2) college assistance program directors; (3) high school equivalency program directors; (4) Even Start program directors; (5) state directors of migrant education; (6) office of pesticide program publications and directories; (7) migrant Head Start grantees; (8) community services block grant directory; (9) regional administrators-Migrant and Seasonal Agricultural Workers Protection Act directory and fact sheet; (10) Department of Labor's H-2A fact sheet; (11) Immigration Reform and Control Act fact sheet; and (12) monitor advocate directory. (KS)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Office of Elementary and Secondary Education (ED), Washington, DC. Migrant Education Programs.